Nordic Xmas Card

Handcraft these beautiful Christmas cards for your loved ones by using some felt, coloured card and a little imagination To make Christmas cards you will need: Card blanks Felt in…

Sew this simple project in two contrasting fabrics. Finished size: 31 x 24cm You will need 1cm-squared graph paper and pencil, or access to a photocopier to enlarge template Two…

Decorate your gifts with a few original flourishes and really impress your family and friends. Take Three Things… Stack little gifts into a ribbon-tied pile to maximise their appeal. We…

These cards will look very special in anyone’s home. Collage Christmas Tree You will need ● 13 x 18cm brown card blank ● A selection of different patterned papers ●…

You’ll be able to bring these Christmas Advent calendars out year after year to fill with festive goodies and a proverb or joke.   You will need ● 7 small…

There is plenty to do in your garden in October – follow our expert tips and advice to make a gardening to-do list. Read our guide now…

To create the Woman’s Weekly strip patchwork quilt, you will need to bind the edges and open seams with strips of binding. Bias binding can be shop bought in varying…

As a great starter project, our Woman’s Weekly strip patchwork tablemat is made from alternate blocks of green and blue with a pink and red backing fabric (all by by…

These fish bags with drawstring fastening make  ideal laundry holders and are fun for all the family Materials Fish template ½m of patterned cotton fabric –…

Judi Dench

From disguising a wide jawline to enhancing your complexion, these celebrities show the feel-good value you get from a fabulous hairstyle   Judi Dench’s thickening pixie cut   Proving that…

Be clear on the signs of cancer

Breast cancer is the most common cancer affecting women in England. Older women may think they’re past getting breast cancer, but the truth is one in three women diagnosed with…

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Breathlessness can be a normal part of ageing, but having trouble breathing can also signal some serious health problems Our lung capacity gradually falls in later life as our diaphragms…

Make a beach bag for your seaside holiday that will get you lots of amiring glances Materials 70cm of 140cm-wide navy cotton ticking fabric Tracing paper…